Jawed Naqvi

Social virus as big a worry

Where does this social history of resistance leave us in the uphill battle against the coronavirus? Published Mar 24, 2020 06:40am

An optical illusion of sanity

What a pleasure it was to hear Dr Mubashir Hasan speak with the force of clarity in a soft, measured tone. Published Mar 17, 2020 07:20am

Bigotry: a handy state asset

It is preposterous to believe that the mighty Indian state could not prevent or stop the carnage. Updated Mar 03, 2020 07:51am

Sanders stalks Trump tour

While Gujarat was welcoming Trump, its business community was probing a strategy to deal with a Bernie Sanders ... Published Feb 25, 2020 07:06am

Kashmir and other traumas

Kejriwal’s victory apart, for the bigger challenges ahead, the opposition appears to be in disarray. Published Feb 18, 2020 07:27am

Foreigners and other Indians

Modi’s idea of the Indian nation borrows as much from mediaeval Europe as from the division of spoils in the aftermath.. Published Feb 11, 2020 07:07am

A movement critically poised

The threats are becoming bolder and the election commission is doing little to rein in the situation. Published Feb 04, 2020 07:06am

Satanic times, as Josh warned

For now, there is sudden optimism in the air with people looking determined to thwart Modi’s divisive agenda. Updated Jan 28, 2020 07:31am

Fighting with what one has

The Indian govt has exhausted its quota of tricks to keep the people distracted, and now they have taken to the streets. Updated Jan 21, 2020 02:53pm

A foul sense of entitlement

The battle to save India’s democracy from being shredded requires a focused strategy to funnel the already unleashed. Updated Jan 14, 2020 07:40am

Fighting Ebola and Hindutva

Innocent students shouldn’t be beaten up and then also falsely called anti-national. Updated Jan 07, 2020 07:42am

Ray of hope in dark times

New videos have emerged of ordinary Hindus vociferously rejecting the Narendra Modi-Amit Shah bias against Muslims. Updated Dec 31, 2019 07:32am

Who wants Modi’s charity?

Disrupting lives woven into the fabric of India on religious and ethnic grounds points to a brazenly divisive agenda. Updated Dec 24, 2019 07:25am

Has Modi lost the plot?

The Modi-Shah pair has sparked a fire that now threatens to singe them and engulf the country. Updated Dec 17, 2019 03:47pm

Jaya Bachchan’s way

Ms Bachchan could look at the evidence that in societies where male dominance eases, the incidence of sexual violence Published Dec 10, 2019 07:16am

From the rubble of Ayodhya

The Babri Masjid verdict should have brought succour to the government’s cheerleaders, but it hasn’t. Updated Dec 04, 2019 04:03pm